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the high court is about to take up that will directly impact california. >> and governor jerry brown makes a decision on a bill drafted in response to b.a.r.t.'s decision last year to cut cell phone reception during a protest. vo: for years, sacramento politicians have chopped away funds for our schools. today, we're forty-seventh out of fifty in per-pupil funding. now these politicians say unless we send more tax dollars to sacramento, they'll cut education again. here's a new approach. prop thirty-eight sends billions in new education dollars straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. thirty-eight. >>> crews in san jose are working to reopen a road that was closed down early this morning when a driver hit a pole knocking down several power lines. the accident happened around 1:30 a.m. near the interception of almendinger expressway. it appears the 18-year-old driver fell asleep at the wheel. she suffered nonlife threatening injuries. thousands of people lost power ove
brown today said he's disappointed by comcast decision to move those jobs out of state. in a statement he went on to say, we must aggressively act to stem the losses and unleash the power and resources of regional economic development teams to help california compete again for business. >>> fbi agents were busy today at a site in the valley that authorities believe contain the remains of victims. earlier this year skeletal remains were found buried in a near by well. the bodies were victims of the so called speed freak killers wesley shermantine and loren herzog. authorities escorted shermantine to this area so he could pinpoint additional burial sites. >>> a former police officer and private investigator was sentenced to prison today for his role in a law enforcement corruption scandal. christopher butler the man with the gray hair and wear ago suit received a sentence of five years. butler is one of several current and former law enforcement officers allegedly involved in this scheme. >>> today the u.s. supreme court announced some of the cases it'll take up this fall and same-sex ma
on their mortgages. >>> governor jerry brown today said he had vetoed a bill that would have banned disrupting cell phone service without a court order. the bill was authored in the wake of a decision by b.a.r.t. last year to cut cell phone service in an effort to disrupt a planned protest. brown says that the bill could quote divert attention away from a true emergency by requiring the court order. the governor urged the lawmakers who authored the bill to work on an amended version of the bill. >>> california lawmakers will no longer get a discount on vanity license plates under a law signed by governor brown. ab48 requires elected officials the same as their constituents for those plates. that only adds $8,000 a year to the fund but supporters said they thought it was unfair that politicians got the reduction. >>> general motors have issued a recall. they have recalled 2007 to 2009 chevy cobalt. >>> former new york times publisher arthur salsburger died today in his home in new york. salsburger led the time for 36 years from 1963 until 1987. through a turbulent era. salsburger was a marine and r
to that incident. >>> latino immigrants hope governor brown would take a harder stance on immigration. the governor approved a bill that allows young immigrants with a work permit to get a driver's license. but legal experts say people with a work permit already qualify for a license. immigration advocates say they are disappointed that brown rejected two other bills for domestic worker rights and prevent deportation for minor crimes. president brown has signed the most bills than any previous governor. he has now signed a total of 12,744 bills. that includes his time as governor. ronald reagan 1,276 during their eight year tenures. >>> it's the first of three opportunities voters have to see president obama and romney face to face before the november election. ken pritchett tells us both campaigns are trying to manage expectations even before the candidates take the stage. >> reporter: if you listen to the romney campaign they're candidate has a tough road at the university of denver. >> president obama, he's a very gifted speaker. the man has been on the national stage for many years he's an exp
to declaw their pets in california. governor jerry brown has signed a bill that make it is illegal for landlords to reject tenants. >>> today, scoot networks introduced the first network of shared electric scooters. users can sign up, and rent them for $5 an hour, or $10 for the day. a special app on your smart phone plugs into the dash to operate the scooter. right now, the scooters are available at four locations in the south of market area, but scoot also has plans to expand. >>> stock markets fell on news from europe. there was some positive news about the housing market in the united states, but economic protests in greece and concerns about spain drove stock prices down. >>> dozens of miniature horses facing eviction. the ultimatum given today to a farm. >> certainly, i didn't intend any harm. >> first, he was arrested for poisoning his girlfriend. only on 2, he tells us, it was all a misunderstanding. so i took up hang gliding. [ female announcer ] a grandpa who refuses to grow up. [ eves ] the pain was bad, but the thought of not being a hang glider pilot was worse. [ femal
of carrying long guns. also signed by governor brown today a bill authorizing the construction of a statue of ronald reagan. reagan went on to become the only california governor ever to win the presidency. the statue will be funded by private donations. >>> a man killed today, 38-year- old tony reyes was struck and killed near marsh road in redwood city just after 12:30 this morning. he graduated from -- and went on to become a professional bowler. investigators say he crashed into a sound wall, then got out of his truck and was hit by a passing suv. reyes died at the scene. >>> police say two are looking for a magazine salesman. we told you how police wanted to identify a salesman who allegedly talked two women into drawing money from an atm. now we have learned that it happened to 3 other people. it names the suspect as 24-year- old cody allen smith. >>> a group of 19 military veterans is suing is u.s. government. they say more should have been done to help them after they were sexually assaulted. say top military officials didn't do enough for the crimes. >> i have been alone and i hav
. >>> a new law signed by governor jerry brown may reduce life sentences for hundreds of other inmates. the bill written by leland yee will look at inmates that were arrested as a teenager. more than 300 inmates are currently eligible for that reduction. >>> another first for california with the state set to become the first to ban therapy that tries to turn gay or lesbian teens straight. the governor announced today it has signed senate bill 1172. it is slated to go into effect january 1st. those who opposed the bill said they intend to seek a temporary injunction against the law. >>> starting tomorrow in san francisco, you will need to bring your own bag or an extra dime or two to the store. the city's check out bag ordnance goes into effect monday. stores must give up plastic and offer paper or compostable bags instead. customers will have to pay 10- cents per bag and if they forget to bring their own. restaurants and bakeries are exempt from the law until next year. >>> san francisco blue's fans got a treat today. you have to keep working on. the two day festival filled two blocks
the pick six. carrie williams 63 yards back with it. ravens cruise in. the browns an ugly 0-4. >>> got to say, true testimony to hard work, class and just keeping your mouth shut in tough times. the resurgence of barry zito continues his 14th win comes with plenty of early support on base. buster close in on a batting championship. actually took the lead six run second and hunter pence the crush two run shot. his two #. -- his 23rd with the giants. the acquisition of the year. and the giants are 7-3 winners over the d backs. a brutal trip for the a's against the rangers. brandon moss and redick who had his 30th and 31st but texas prevails 9-7. they remain two up on anaheim. however it would be a good time for a's fans to start showing up this weekend. seattle in town. that's the sporting life for a thursday night. that place should be packed. >> i hope so. >> we'll see. >> going down to the wire. thanks mark. >> mark, thanks. >> thank you for trusting ktvu channel 2 news. we'll see you the next time news breaks. >> the news starts at 4:30, they'll be following the breaking news in san
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